Srinivasa RamanujanSrinivasa Ramanujan
22 December 1887, Indian
Mathematician
Ada LovelaceAda Lovelace
10 December 1815, British
Countess of Lovelace

Werner HeisenbergWerner Heisenberg
05 December 1901, German
Physicist

Grace HopperGrace Hopper
09 December 1906, American
Computer Scientist

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19 December 1875, Serbian
Physicist

Tycho BraheTycho Brahe
14 December 1546, Danish
Astronomer
Robert KochRobert Koch
11 December 1843, German
Physician

Jagadish Chandra BoseJagadish Chandra Bose
30 November 1858, Indian
Physicist

J J ThompsonJ. J. Thomson
18 December 1856, British
Physicist, Nobel Prize Winner
Louis SlotinLouis Slotin
01 December 1910, Canadian
Physicist

Humphry DavyHumphry Davy
17 December 1778, British
Inventor of Davy Lamp
Fritz HaberFritz Haber
09 December 1868, German
Chemist

Max BornMax Born
11 December 1882, German
Physicist

Tommy RettigTommy Rettig
10 December 1941, American
Child Actor

Chaim WeizmannChaim Weizmann
27 November 1874, British
Former President of Israel

Norbert WienerNorbert Wiener
26 November 1894, American
Father of Cybernetics
David BohmDavid Bohm
20 December 1917, Brazilian, British, American
Scientist

Henri BecquerelHenri Becquerel
15 December 1852, French
Physicist, Discoverer of Radioactivity

Henry MoseleyHenry Moseley
23 November 1887, British
Physicist

Paul J. CrutzenPaul J. Crutzen
03 December 1933, Dutch
Atmospheric Chemist
Anders CelsiusAnders Celsius
27 November 1701, Swedish
Astronomer, Physicist, Mathematician

Carl Gustav Jacob JacobiCarl Gustav Jacob Jacobi
10 December 1804, German
Mathematician
Maurice Hugh Frederick WilkinsMaurice Wilkins
15 December 1916, British
Biophysicist

Richard LeakeyRichard Leakey
19 December 1944, Kenyan
Paleoanthropologist and Conservationist

Arnold SommerfeldArnold Sommerfeld
05 December 1868, German
Physicist
Theodor SchwannTheodor Schwann
07 December 1810, German
Physiologist

Elizabeth BlackburnElizabeth Blackburn
26 November 1948, Australian, American
American-Australian researcher
Annie Jump CannonAnnie Jump Cannon
11 December 1863, American
Astronomer

Radia PerlmanRadia Perlman
18 December 1951, American
Computer Network Engineer

Tsung-Dao LeeTsung-Dao Lee
24 November 1926, Chinese, American
Physicist
Joseph Louis Gay-LussacJoseph Louis Gay-Lussac
06 December 1778, French
Chemist and Physicist

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Joseph HenryJoseph Henry
17 December 1797, American
Scientist
Johannes Diderik van der WaalsJohannes van der Waals
23 November 1837, Dutch
Theoretical Physicist

Hermann Joseph MullerHermann Joseph Muller
21 December 1890, American
Geneticist

Niels Ryberg FinsenNiels Ryberg Finsen
15 December 1860, Danish
Physician

Christian DopplerChristian Doppler
29 November 1803, Austrian
Mathematician & Physicist
Sheldon Lee GlashowSheldon Lee Glashow
05 December 1932, American
Physicist
Charles Scott SherringtonCharles Scott Sherrington
27 November 1857, British
Neurophysiologist

Willard Frank LibbyWillard Libby
17 December 1908, American
Physical Chemist

Alfred WernerAlfred Werner
12 December 1866, Swiss
Chemist

Salvador MoncadaSalvador Moncada
03 December 1944, Honduran, British
Honduran-British pharmacologist and professor
Harold E. VarmusHarold E. Varmus
18 December 1939, American
Physician

Alfred Day HersheyAlfred Day Hershey
04 December 1908, American
Nobel Prize Winner in Medicine

Thomas Robert CechThomas Cech
08 December 1947, American
Chemist

Upendranath BrahmachariUpendranath Brahmachari
19 December 1873, Indian
Scientist

Karl ZieglerKarl Ziegler
26 November 1898, German
Chemist
Frank FennerFrank Fenner
21 December 1914, Australian
Played a vital role in eradication of smallpox

Howard Martin TeminHoward Martin Temin
10 December 1934, American
Geneticist and Virologist
Richard KuhnRichard Kuhn
03 December 1900, German
Biochemist

Philip Warren AndersonPhilip Warren Anderson
13 December 1923, American
Physicist

Carl Ferdinand CoriCarl Ferdinand Cori
05 December 1896, Czech, American
Biochemist
Edward Lawrie TatumEdward Lawrie Tatum
14 December 1909, American
Biochemist

William LipscombWilliam Lipscomb
09 December 1919, American
Chemist
Albert Abraham MichelsonAlbert A. Michelson
19 December 1852, American
Physicist

Henry TaubeHenry Taube
30 November 1915, Canadian, American
Chemist

Cecil Frank Powell C. F. Powell
05 December 1903, British
Physicist

Henry Way KendallHenry Way Kendall
09 December 1926, American
Physicist

Simon van der MeerSimon van der Meer
24 November 1925, Dutch
Physicist
Nikolay BasovNikolay Basov
14 December 1922, Russian
Physicist

Andrzej Viktor ‘Andrew’ SchallyAndrew Schally
30 November 1926, Canadian, Polish, American
Endocrinologist

Manne SiegbahnManne Siegbahn
03 December 1886, Swedish
Physicist

Martin Rodbell Martin Rodbell
01 December 1925, American
Biochemist
James RainwaterJames Rainwater
09 December 1917, American
Physicist

George D. SnellGeorge D. Snell
19 December 1903, American
Geneticist
Russell Alan HulseRussell Alan Hulse
28 November 1950, American
Physicist

Robert BrownRobert Brown
21 December 1773, British, Scottish
Botanist

Cyril DombCyril Domb
09 December 1920, Israeli, British
Theoretical Physicist
Haldan Keffer HartlineHaldan Keffer Hartline
22 December 1903, American
Physiologist

Sonny PerdueSonny Perdue
20 December 1946, American
Politician
Tony HsiehTony Hsieh
12 December 1973, American
Entrepreneur

Emmanuelle CharpentierEmmanuelle Charpentier
11 December 1968, French
Researcher

Beck WeathersBeck Weathers
16 December 1946, American
Pathologist
Freeman DysonFreeman Dyson
15 December 1923, British, American
Mathematician

Émilie du ChâteletÉmilie du Châtelet
17 December 1706, French
Philosopher
Geoffrey HintonGeoffrey Hinton
06 December 1947, British
Computer scientist

Jeffrey WigandJeffrey Wigand
17 December 1942, American
Chemist, Activist, Scientist

Martyn PoliakoffMartyn Poliakoff
16 December 1947, British
Chemist, University teacher

David A. JohnstonDavid A. Johnston
18 December 1949, American
Volcanologist
Qian XuesenQian Xuesen
11 December 1911
Astronautical engineer
Hans ReiserHans Reiser
19 December 1963, American
Programmer, Entrepreneur, Computer scientist,

Niklas LuhmannNiklas Luhmann
08 December 1927, German
Philosopher, Scientist, Sociologist, University

Robert A. DahlRobert A. Dahl
17 December 1915, American
Political scientist

Erasmus DarwinErasmus Darwin
12 December 1731, British
Physician
Peter ScholzePeter Scholze
11 December 1987, German
Mathematician, University teacher

Eric S. RaymondEric S. Raymond
04 December 1957, American
Software developer, Engineer, Programmer, Writer,

Carlo Azeglio CiampiCarlo Azeglio Ciampi
09 December 1920, Italian
Economist, Politician, Banker

Richard BorcherdsRichard Borcherds
29 November 1959, British, American
Mathematician

Elbert Frank CoxElbert Frank Cox
05 December 1895, American
American mathematician
George PólyaGeorge Pólya
13 December 1887, American
Mathematician

Hilary KoprowskiHilary Koprowski
05 December 1916, Polish, American
Virologist, Immunologist
William George Armstrong, Baron ArmstrongWilliam George Armstrong, Baron Armstrong
26 November 1810, British
Engineer

Carl Wilhelm ScheeleCarl Wilhelm Scheele
09 December 1742, German, Swedish
chemist, pharmacist
Ernst ChladniErnst Chladni
30 November 1756, German
Physicist, Astronomer
Johann Wolfgang DöbereinerJohann Wolfgang Döbereiner
13 December 1780, German
Chemist